Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Summer Activities


Summer Fun Activities for International Students 2018
and
Summer International Student Chats 2018
·         Sat. June 16; 10am-3pm; Picnic, boating, & hiking at Bartram’s Garden
·         Wed. 7/4; 4-11pm "Drop In" Cook-out/Potluck party for America's Independence Day
·         Sat. July 7; 6:00-10:30pm American Rodeo Sat.
·         July 21; 3:30-11pm; - Longwood Gardens outdoor & indoor gardens and fountain show
·         Sat. Aug. 4 –– 9am-10pm - Day Trip to New Jersey Beach 
See below for more details
·         Sat. June 16; 10am-3pm; Picnic, boating, & hiking at Bartram’s Garden –meet at 3722 Baring St… OR …. CVS at 43rd & Locust; This is the first professional garden built in the U.S. after Europeans arrived.  It is in W. Philadelphia only a few minutes from U. of Penn and Drexel.  We will stroll around the gardens, eat lunch together, and take a 30 min. free ride on a row boat or a Kayak (you will paddle the kayak by yourself) – bring your own picnic lunch –.. Contact:: Sarah  sarahivcf@verizon.net  215-300-2164  RSVP by Thurs. 6/14
·         Wed. 7/4; 4-11pm "Drop In" Cook-out/Potluck party for America's Independence Day; with Americans and internationals; come anytime and leave anytime;  cook-out, bring food to share, make home-made ice cream the traditional way; walk to see fireworks; 3722 Baring St.  (about 4 blocks north of Market St.) RSVP if you are coming is appreciated Contact:  Sarah sarahivcf@verizon.net  215-300-2164
·         Sat. July 7; 6:00-10:30pm American Rodeo in NJ; Authentic Western Rodeo with roping, bucking horses, bulls, etc.(we only watch) See www.cowtownrodeo.com  for more information.  Meet at 3722 Baring St. OR  CVS 43rd & Locust:  Cost: $20 adults, $10 children, $6 for transportation (drivers will be reimbursed)  (RSVP by 7/5)  sarahivcf@verizon.net   215-300-2164
·         Sat. July 21; 3:30-11pm; - Longwood Gardens outdoor & indoor gardens and fountain show: More than 1,000 acres of outdoor gardens & indoor gardens of various climates & lighted, animated fountains at 9:15. Bring your own picnic dinner. Meet at 3722 Baring St. OR  CVS 43rd & Locust:  Cost is: students with ID $20; others are $23 (more discounts for groups over 15).  See www.longwoodgardens.org  RSVP by 7/19 for transportation Sarah 215-300-2164 sarahivcf@verizon.net
·         Sat. Aug. 4 –– 9am-10pm - Day Trip to New Jersey Beach:  meet at 308 N. 37th St. (about 4 blocks north of Market St. & ½ block north of Lancaster Ave.) OR  CVS 43rd & Locust:  bring own lunch, blanket or towel to sit on, swimming suit & other clothing, beach balls, toys, or games, sunscreen; Cost:  $16 for transportation & parking, about $12 to buy supper at restaurant, Must RSVP by 8/2  (drivers will be reimbursed) Contact:  rogerw33@verizon.net  215-964-3563

Summer International Student Chats 2018
Tuesdays June 12 – August 7
In Arch Building room 107 at 3601 Locust Walk (enter from 36th St. walkway) you need a Penn card or other I.D. to enter or call Sarah 215-300-2164 or Roger 215- 964-3563 to enter
5:00-6:15pm English topical chats with Americans – light dinner provided
6:15-7:30pm Overview of Whole Bibleprogress each week with short video, reading & discussion
Contact: sarahivcf@verizon.net of rwolcottc@gmail.com  or call or text Sarah 215-300-2164 or Roger 215- 964-3563
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Thursdays June 14-August 16
In Grad Student Center 2nd floor Conference Room
12:00-1:15pm Topical English Idioms  Fun idioms with animals, colors, etc.
1:30-2:30pm Understanding the Logic of the Bible.  – sharing your insights is encouraged
Contact: sarahivcf@verizon.net of rwolcottc@gmail.com  or call or text Sarah 215-300-2164 or Roger 215- 964-3563


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